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Dean

(dēn),
Henry Trendley, U.S. dentist and epidemiologist, 1893-1962. See: Dean fluorosis index.

dean

Etymology: L, decanus, chief of ten
chief executive and educational officer of a unit of a university, school, or college.

dean

Academia The top banana in a college, university, or medical school's hierarchy, who is responsible for all professorial faculty and academics. See Mentor, Professor.
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CROWD PLEASERS: The Dene River crew, Chris Carmel, Rod Williams, Dave Braidley, Peter Roberts, Keith Prescott and John Nichols.
This is a unique opportunity to experience Jesmond Dene House in Durham and also to find out a little about what we do as the community foundation that covers County Durham and Darlington.
Meanwhile Dene continued to appear virtually every year in Leighton's paintings at the Royal Academy, for example as the wife in Wedded (1882), the alluring sleeping figure in Cymon and Iphigenia (1884; Fig.
Some Dene people believe the Canadian government may have decided to continue pushing the miners to produce, because it was mainly Aboriginal people who were exposed and they were considered expendable.
The inn's site includes a mature apple orchard with 170 trees as well as extensive grounds, part of which are to be turned into a kitchen garden producing fresh in season fruit and vegetables for use in both the pub and at Jesmond Dene House.
Flett had taken the issue of Dene claims and made it his own.
It's a supplement to what we do; it'll probably account for 20 to 25 percent of what we do," Dene said.
A spokesperson for Crimdon Dene Holiday Park said: "The park has been massively improved over the past couple of years.
Similar tags were discovered on the wall of the old restaurant and on the stonework of a bridge at the dene, both listed buildings.
The idea for a Christmas release came after the soap star sent Dene a photograph of himself in a Santa hat in Llandudno.
ie), the leading developer of collateralised trading and Internet solutions for international financial institutions, today announced the $21 million dollar acquisition of Dene International, a UK-based developer of automated Internet-based trading solutions for banks.